Translated from Hebrew by Carl Ebert.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-408).
Early glass vessels : Before the invention of glassblowing ; Hellenistic innovations --
Glass in the Roman-Byzantine period : Beginnings ; Tableware and other household vessels ; Containers for cosmetics and medicines ; Transport and storage vessels ; Shapes and decorations --
Glass in the Islamic period : Early Islamic glass ; Late Islamic glass.